Theresa May WILL back gig economy workers' rights changes, sources say

Theresa May WILL back gig economy workers' rights changes, sources say

Prime Minister Theresa May will support an overhaul of gig economy workers’ rights, according to Government sources speaking to the Times.  

Speaking on ITV’s Peston on Sunday, Matthew Taylor, who was appointed by May to review the gig economy, stopped short of confirming these reports – “[she has been] supportive so far” – and acknowledged the political reality of the situation: “[What] I have to do is produce the best recommendations I can – in the end it’s up to government to decide what they can implement and that puts us back in the domain of politics.”

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Comments (1)

  • CC
    CC
    Thu, 23 Mar 2017 2:53pm GMT
    It would be good to know how many actually make money out of self-employment. The unemployment stats look good but many have set up their own business abd have little or no business coming though. Do not be fooled...

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